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The Young Perspective

Two young minds set out to discuss and understand our ever-evolving world and what it means to be America's youth in the 21st century.

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Trump's Bid For The Republican Nomination
Today we discuss Donald Trump's announcement that he is running in the 2024 presidential election. We also propose candidates that may challenge him. Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com  
13:09 11/20/2022
The Safety of Politicians Today
In this week's episode, we discuss the recent attack on Paul Pelosi and how politicians and their families across the nation are being threatened. Listen to learn about the rise in attacks on politicians in America. Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com  
11:07 11/14/2022
The Filibuster— Why and Why Not
Today we get into some great debate about the merit of the filibuster. We discuss how it began and some reasons why it should and should not be abolished. Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com  
17:04 10/23/2022
The National Debt
In this week's episode, we discuss and explain the US national debt. Listen to learn why the US is in so much debt and who we are in debt to. Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com  
13:25 10/17/2022
Hate Crimes in the US
Today we discuss the United States' newest endemic— the rising hate crime levels. Hate crimes have been on the rise for years and show no sign of slowing down. Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com  
11:53 10/03/2022
Amtrak's Unprofitability Problem
Today we discuss the recent cancelation of all long-distance amtrak routes and the company's fifty-year track record in the red. Will Amtrak become profitable? Find out with The Young Perspective. Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com  
16:00 09/18/2022
Will NASA Land On The Moon?
In this week's episode, we discuss NASA's Artemis program. Listen to learn about the program and its potential first launch to the moon. Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com  
10:39 09/11/2022
Biden's Student Loan Forgiveness Plan
Today we discuss the Biden's new Student Loan Forgiveness plan that is intended to help millions of Americans pay off their student loans! We discuss some positives, and why some democrats and republicans may not love the plan. Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com  
11:44 08/28/2022
Will The Forward Party Succeed?
In this week's episode, we discuss Andrew Yang's new political party, the Forward Party. Listen to learn about this new third party and its chance of survival. Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com  
13:56 08/22/2022
Why College Is So Expensive
Today we discuss what makes college tuition so expensive.Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com  
15:28 08/16/2022
Tigray War in Ethiopia
Today we discuss the civil war occuring in the Tigray Region of Ethiopia. We discuss how Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed and other players all contributed to the humanitarian crisis. As of publishing an estimated 500,000 people have died in the conflict. Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com  
13:15 08/07/2022
100th Episode: 903 Days In Review
We have officially made it to our 100th episode. In this special Season 5 finale, we look back at the past 2 and a half years of The Young Perspective and analyze how our world has changed with us. Thank you to everyone for supporting us through this journey, and we look forward to another 100 episodes with each of you. Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com  
13:28 07/16/2022
The Prescription Drug Problem
In this week's episode, we discuss why prescription drugs are so expensive and how to fix this problem. Listen to find out more about this broken industry.Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com  
12:12 07/01/2022
Why Gas Prices Keep Rising: Inflation and its fix.
Today we discuss the causes and effects of recent inflation. We also propose solutions that could help bring inflation down for the good of the American people. **** Since the time of recording the federal reserve has committed to lowering inflation possibly risking bringing the economy into a recession. Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com  
13:04 06/17/2022
Are Standardized Tests Necessary?
In this week's episode, we discuss standardized tests and their value in our education system. Listen to learn about this testing and how it succeeds and fails. Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com  
15:14 05/23/2022
Roe V Wade With Marissa Bishop
Today Marissa Bishop breaks down her opinions on the recent leaked draft my Justice Alito that may overturn Roe V Wade in the coming months. Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com 
13:44 05/17/2022
Abbott's Plan To Remove Access To Education For Undocumented Migrants
In this week's episode, we discuss Governor Greg Abbott's plan to challenge the supreme court case, Plyer vs. Doe, in hopes to remove access to free public education for undocumented immigrants in Texas. Listen to learn about the history of the case and what this could mean for Texas.Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com 
09:50 05/07/2022
Elon Musk Buys Twitter
Today we discuss Elon Musk's purchase of the social media app twitter.  We discuss his reasoning  and its impact on free speech online. Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com 
13:37 05/02/2022
The Wildfire Problem
In this week's episode, we discuss the state of global wildfires and how this natural disaster has become such a deadly issue.Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com 
11:57 04/24/2022
NCAA Woman's Basketball Controversy
Today we discuss how the NCAA has made changes to make the College Woman's Basketball finals more like the Men's March Madness Tournament. Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com 
11:56 04/10/2022
Record Breaking Oil Prices
Today we discuss the record-breaking oil prices experienced in the US and globally due to depleted supply and the sanctions placed on Russia. Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com 
12:38 03/13/2022
Texas Midterm Primaries
In this week's episode, we discuss the recent midterm primary elections. Beto was elected as the Democratic Nominee and Abott as the Republican Nominee for Governor. Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com 
12:51 03/06/2022
Should the drinking age be lowered to 18?
Today we discuss some major arguments for moving the drinking age to 18. Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com 
10:53 02/25/2022
America's Military Abroad
In this week's episode (recorded in December 2021), we discuss America's power projection through its military bases abroad. Listen to hear both sides of the debate on these bases. Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com 
17:45 02/20/2022
Canadian Truck Driver Protests
Today we discuss the ongoing protests on the US/Canada border which have blocked important border crossings including the Ambassador bridge. Some Canadian truck drivers are angry about vaccine mandates and Covid isolation policies and they are using their trucks to block highways in protest.Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com 
12:15 02/11/2022
Spotify and the Joe Rogan Controversy
In this week's episode, we discuss the recent fallout between podcast giant, Joe Rogan, and singers Neil Young and Joni Mitchell on Spotify. Listen to find out what Rogan and Spotify have done and their global impacts on free speech and the Covid pandemic. Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com 
11:11 02/05/2022
DC Statehood
Today we discuss the merits of the Washington DC Statehood argument. Should DC become a state? Is taxation without representation ever OK? Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com 
14:01 01/28/2022
The 5G Airline Fight
In this week's episode, we discuss the current feud between wireless technology companies and airlines on the 5G networks. Listen to learn about this fight and how it will resolve. Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com 
10:25 01/22/2022
First Pig Heart Transplant and Xenotransplantation
In this week's episode, we discuss the first transplant of a pig heart into a human that occurred last week. The transplantation of the genetically modified heart was the first successful transplant of an animal organ to a human. Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com 
09:06 01/15/2022
Elizabeth Holmes Trial
In this week's episode, we discuss the recent Elizabeth Holmes trial over her company, Theranos', fraud of investors. Listen to hear what happened and why. Find more of us at http://theyoungperspective.netInstagram: the_young_perspectiveEmail: ejtheyoungperpspective@gmail.com 
12:12 01/07/2022